A ring denoting the Dodgers’ only World Series title in Brooklyn was the top selling item during the first sports-only sale conducted by RR Auction.
Modern Sports Card News
A busy stretch of Topps baseball releases arrives along with an early 2018 NFL product and one post-season hoops issue.
The odds were long but somehow this card, meant for a window display advertising Boston Garters more than 100 years ago, survived. It’s about to be auctioned for the first time in more than ten years.
With nearly every card graded PSA 9, there were plenty of bidders for one of the top 1959 Topps sets ever assembled, but that wasn’t the only heavy hitter in the auction.
Sports Memorabilia News
Over 120 lots from the Mel Ott estate will join the the first batch of images from the Photo File archive, Roberto Clemente memorabilia and other historic items in Washington, D.C.
Around the Hobby
Some big money laid down for 2018 NBA Finals jerseys–including the one donned by J.R. Smith while a new card shop opens in Gainesville and a good story from a shop in Omaha.
A swarm of fans got out of the gate quickly and lined up at Santa Anita Park to get a special Justify Triple Crown poster signed by jockey Mike Smith.
What’s Hot in the Shop
An annual promotion, a couple of new baseball releases and some hoops and hockey lead the list as Mike takes stock.